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How Sweet the Sound 2010: The Message in the Music

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Written by  Cicely V. Teal Monday, 01 November 2010 19:43
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Paving Her Own Way: TV Personality Carma Dee

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Written by  Frances Moffett Friday, 29 October 2010 14:38

Entertainment enthusiast Carma Dee is only 25, but she’s accomplished more than the average person her age. Born in Buffalo, N.Y. and raised in Camden, N.J., Dee is ready to stake her claim as a force to be reckoned with.

One on One With "Top Model" Ebony Morgan

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Written by  Ebony L. Morman Friday, 29 October 2010 13:52

Ebony Morgan is just an “average” nursing student at Florida A&M University. She wakes up, goes to class and does homework. Even though she describes her life as “average,” other people may feel as though she’s anything but that, especially following her appearance on cycle nine of America’s Next Top Model. 

Brandon Avery Smith Bringing You Kingdom Tones

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Written by  Ebony Hall Friday, 03 September 2010 09:22

 

Brandon Avery Smith is the creator of what he calls Kingdom Tones. Only 21 years old, Smith is a very confident up-and-coming musician who hopes that his music will impact the world for the better. He has opened for renowned gospel artists like Fred Hammond, Vicki Winans, Tina Campbell (from Mary Mary) and Michelle Williams, and was on the Jesus Rock tour with Tye Tribbett and 21:03.

Bitch IS the New Black with Journalist and Author Helena Andrews

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Written by  Iya Bakare Thursday, 02 September 2010 13:45

It’s not often I find a book that reads as my subconscious. In Bitch is the New Black, author Helena Andrews depicts her life in a 16-chapter memoir, one that reveals the good, bad and the ugly truth about her experiences as a young black woman. 

Musical Legacies Give New Music a Voice

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Written by  Iya Bakare Thursday, 02 September 2010 11:40

Entrepreneur sisters Vanessa and Angela Simmons and brothers Antonio, Jr. and Aaron Reid continue their family legacies in the music industry with an innovative way to expose more talent that falls behind the musical radar.

Kierra Sheard Is Living a Bold Right Life

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Written by  Cicely V. Teal Tuesday, 06 July 2010 12:56

Coming from one of the most prolific, recognizable and legendary gospel families, Kierra Sheard is becoming a trailblazer in her own right. Not only is she the new generation Sheard tearing up the music charts, but she’s taking her musical ministry and using it to uplift the lives of today’s youth. “The enemy is really after today’s generation,” Sheard said.

Makeup chef. It’s two words that are possibly inconceivable until you see LaToya Ausley at work. She greets you with a warm smile when you walk into her pink deco Preppy Gyrl Boutique.